Accolades, Fellowships, & Residencies

IdeasCity Arles Residency, IdeasCity is an initiative of the New Museum in New York City that brings together 30 professionals from around the world with the premise that art and culture are essential to the future of cities;  Arles, France May 2017

Ashram Activist Fellowship, One of eight fellows from around the world for Ashram Activist 2017-2018; The Ashram is a solidarity network and gathering space for community organizers, educators, writers and artists.

4 Cities Fellowship: Erasmus Mundus Scholarship for a unique two-year interdisciplinary Masters program in Urban Studies taking place in Brussels, Copenhagen, Vienna, Madrid; Erasmus Mundus, September 2015-September 2017

Social Activist Award for leadership in social activism and working for constructive social change; Wesleyan University, April 2011

Limbach Prize for thoughtful contribution to social and community service for the Middletown and Wesleyan community; Wesleyan University, April 2011

Alumni Council Prize, to conduct a summer research project in Panama City, Panama that examined West Indian heritage among Panamanians; Wesleyan University,  June-July 2011

Marcus Foster Scholarship for Merit and Excellence; August 2009

One Hundred Black Women Scholarship for Excellence; July 2009